COVID-19 and Australian workplace laws
Fair Work Australia can assist businesses including not for profits on information on employment of staff issues regarding impact of COVID-19. Sporting organisations can contact Fair Work Australia Help Line call 1300 734 265 or go to their web site and request assistance on their chat line.
For more information visit Fair Work Australia
Is a whole of government web site for the Australian Business community providing information, resources and support services including financial assistance, eligibility and timing for the new Commonwealth Government support for Australian businesses and which are also applicable to NSW not-for-profit organisations .
For more information visit Business.gov.au
Safe Work NSW is the New South Wales’ workplace health and safety regulator. They provide:
- advice on improving work health and safety
- provide licences and registration for potentially dangerous work
- investigate workplace incidents and enforce work health and safety laws in NSW
Safe Work NSW has developed a guide to assist organisations with safe work practices during COVID-19.
For more information visit Safe Work NSW
Justice Connect is a not-for-profit law specialist legal service for community organisations including not for profit sporting organisations.
They provide free or low cost, high quality practical legal help for not-for-profit community organisations and advocate for improved standards and legal frameworks.
Justice Connect has COVID-19 updates and webinars on legal issues impacting on sporting organisations.
For more information visit Justice Connect
The Small Business Commissioner has information, support and resources available to help small business during the crisis and into the recovery phase.
Small business owners should contact Service NSW Business Concierge for personalised advice on financial and business support.
For more information visit NSW Small Business Commissioner.
The premier not-for-profit sports law organisation in the Australasian region, dedicated to providing education, advocacy and networking opportunities about legal issues in sport.
For more information Australian and New Zealand Sports Law Association
The Australian Taxation Office for your obligations to workers and independent contractors, volunteers, BAS, other reporting obligations. For more information visit Australian Taxation Office